Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics

Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics
Author: Raju Khan,Arpana Parihar,S.K. Sanghi
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 438
Release: 2021-08-25
ISBN: 0128236515
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Book Excerpt:

Early diagnosis of cancer and other non-oncological disorders gives a significant advantage for curing the disease and improving patient’s life expectancy. Recent advances in biosensor-based techniques which are designed for specific biomarkers can be exploited for early diagnosis of diseases. Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics covers all available biosensor-based approaches and comprehensive technologies; along with their application in diagnosis, prognosis and therapeutic management of various oncological disorders. Besides this, current challenges and future aspects of these diagnostic approaches have also been discussed. This book offers a view of recent advances and is also helpful for designing new biosensor-based technologies in the field of medical science, engineering and biomedical technology. Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics helps biomedical engineers, researchers, molecular biologists, oncologists and clinicians with the development of point of care devices for disease diagnostics and prognostics. It also provides information on developing user friendly, sensitive, stable, accurate, low cost and minimally invasive modalities which can be adopted from lab to clinics. This book covers in-depth knowledge of disease biomarkers that can be exploited for designing and development of a range of biosensors. The editors have summarized the potential cancer biomarkers and methodology for their detection, plus transferring the developed system to clinical application by miniaturization and required integration with microfluidic systems. Covers design and development of advanced platforms for rapid diagnosis of cancerous biomarkers Takes a multidisciplinary approach to sensitive transducers development, nano-enabled advanced imaging, miniaturized analytical systems, and device packaging for point-of-care applications Offers an insight into how to develop cost-effective diagnostics for early detection of cancer

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip
Author: P. V. Mohanan
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 717
Release: 2022-07-11
ISBN: 981191379X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip Book Excerpt:

This book highlights the application of microfluidics in cell biology research, chemical biology, and drug discovery. It covers the recent breakthroughs and prospects of organ-on-a-chip, human-on-a-chip, multi-organ-on-a-chip for personalized medicine. The book presents the preclinical studies of organs-on-a-chip, concepts of multiple vascularized organ-on-chips, application of organ-on-a-chip in blood-brain barrier model, culture and co-culture of cells on multi-organ-on-chip and parameter measurements in microfluidic devices. It underscores the advantage of microfluidic devices for developing efficient drug carrier particles, cell-free protein synthesis systems, and rapid techniques for direct drug screening. Further, it entails human-on-a-chip for measuring the systemic response as well as immediate effects of an organ reaction on other organs. In summary, this book reviews the development of a microfluidic-based organ-on-a-chip device for the preclinical evaluation, ADME studies of drugs, chemicals, and medical devices. This book is a valuable source for pharma companies, product developers, students, researchers, academicians, and practitioners.

Next Generation Smart Nano Bio Devices

Next Generation Smart Nano Bio Devices
Author: Gorachand Dutta,Arindam Biswas
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 216
Release: 2022-10-20
ISBN: 9811971072
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Next Generation Smart Nano Bio Devices Book Excerpt:

This book addresses challenges for the development of a point-of-care-test platform. The book describes printed chip-based assay (Lab-on-a-Chip, Lab-on-a-PCB) for rapid, inexpensive biomarkers detection in real samples. The main challenges of point-of-care testing require implementing complex analytical methods into low-cost technologies. This is particularly true for countries with less developed healthcare infrastructure. Washing-free, Lab-on-Chip, and Lab-on-PCB techniques are very simple and innovative for point-of-care device development. The redox cycling technology detects several interesting targets at the same time on a printed chip. The proposed areas are inherently cross-disciplinary, combining expertise in biosensing, electrochemistry, electronics and electrical engineering, health care, and manufacturing. This book focuses on recent advances and different research issues in the nanobiotechnology-enabled biosensor technology and also seeks out theoretical, methodological, well-established, and validated empirical work dealing with these different topics.

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection
Author: Raju Khan,Arpana Parihar,Ajeet Kumar Kaushik,Ashok Kumar
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 476
Release: 2022-03-10
ISBN: 0323859895
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection Book Excerpt:

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection: Smart Diagnostics to Combat Against the SARS-CoV2 Pandemic covers the development of biosensor-based approaches for the diagnosis and prognosis of viral infections, specifically coronaviruses. The book discusses wide-ranging topics of available biosensor-based technologies and their application for early viral detection. Sections cover the emergence of SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV2, the global health response, the impact on affected populations, state-of-the art biomarkers, and risk factors. Specific focus is given to COVID-19, with coverage of genomic profiling, strain variation and the pathogenesis of SARS-CoV2. In addition, current therapeutics, nano-abled advancements and challenges in the detection of SARS-CoV2 and COVID-19 management are discussed, along with the role of nanomaterials in the development of biosensors and how biosensors can be scaled up for clinical applications and commercialization. Deals with biosensors-based approaches that could be exploited to design and develop high throughput, rapid and cost-effective diagnostics technologies for the early detection of viral infections Illustrates the development of multiplexed, miniaturized analytical systems for point-of-care applications Provides information about fabrication protocols for various biosensor based diagnostic approaches that could be directly implemented to develop a novel biosensor Includes the past, present and future status of biosensors, along with information about biosensors currently under clinical trials

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications
Author: Dr. Inamuddin,Raju Khan,Ali Mohammad,Abdullah M. Asiri
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2019-06-15
ISBN: 0128165227
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications Book Excerpt:

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications highlights the different types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers associated with cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, brain and retinal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, bacterial infections, as well as various types of electrochemical biosensor techniques used for early detection of the potential biomarkers of these diseases. Many advanced nanomaterials have attracted intense interests with their unique optical and electrical properties, high stability, and good biocompatibility. Based on these properties, advanced nanoparticles have been used as biomolecular carriers, signal producers, and signal amplifiers in biosensor design. Recent studies reported that there are several diagnostic methods available, but the major issue is the sensitivity and selectivity of these approaches. This book outlines the need of novel strategies for developing new systems to retrieve health information of patients in real time. It explores the potential of nano-multidisciplinary science in the design and development of smart sensing technology using micro-nanoelectrodes, novel sensing materials, integration with MEMS, miniaturized transduction systems, novel sensing strategy, that is, FET, CMOS, System-on-a-Chip (SoC), Diagnostic-on-a-Chip (DoC), and Lab-on-a-Chip (LOC), for diagnostics and personalized health-care monitoring. It is a useful handbook for specialists in biotechnology and biochemical engineering. Describes advanced nanomaterials for biosensor applications Relates the properties of available nanomaterials to specific biomarkers applications Includes diagnosis and electrochemical studies based on biosensors Explores the potential of nano-multidisciplinary science to design and develop smart sensing technologies Describes novel strategies for developing a new class of assay systems to retrieve the desired health information

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics
Author: Raju Khan,Chetna Dhand,Sunil Kumar Sanghi,D. Shabi Thankaraj Salammal,Ashtbhuja Prasad Mishra
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2021-03-11
ISBN: 1000548376
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics Book Excerpt:

This book provides a well-focused and comprehensive overview of novel technologies involved in advanced microfluidics based diagnosis via various types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers. This authors examine microfluidics based diagnosis in the biomedical field as an upcoming field with extensive applications. It provides a unique approach and comprehensive technology overview for diagnosis management towards early stages of various bioanalytes via cancer diagnostics diabetes, alzheimer disease, toxicity in food products, brain and retinal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and bacterial infections etc. Thus, this book would encompass a combinatorial approach of medical science, engineering and biomedical technology. The authors provide a well-focused and comprehensive overview of novel technologies involved in advanced microfluidics based diagnosis via various types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers. Moreover, this book contains detailed description on the diagnosis of novel techniques. This book would serve as a guide for students, scientists, researchers, and microfluidics based point of care technologies via smart diagnostics and to plan future research in this valuable field.

Nanoscience Volume 8

Nanoscience Volume 8
Author: Neerish Revaprasadu,Malik Dilshad Khan
Publsiher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Total Pages: 307
Release: 2022-07-11
ISBN: 1839167033
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanoscience Volume 8 Book Excerpt:

This volume provides a critical and comprehensive assessment of the most recent research and opinion from across the globe for anyone practising in nano-allied fields or wishing to enter the nano-world.

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery
Author: Masoud Mozafari
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 820
Release: 2020-06-17
ISBN: 0081029861
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery Book Excerpt:

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery explores the latest advances in the applications of nanoengineered biomaterials in drug delivery systems. The book covers a wide range of biomaterials and nanotechnology techniques that have been used for the delivery of different biological molecules and drugs in the human body. It is an important resource for biomaterials scientists and engineers working in biomedicine and those wanting to learn more on how nanoengineered biomaterials are being used to enhance drug delivery for a variety of diseases. Nanoengineered biomaterials have enhanced properties that make them more effective than conventional biomaterials as both drug delivery agents, and in the creation of new drug delivery systems. As nanoengineering becomes more cost-effective, nanoengineered biomaterials have become more widely used within biomedicine. Offers an informed overview on how nanoengineering biomaterials enhance their properties for drug delivery applications Discusses the major applications of nanoengineered biomaterials for drug delivery Outlines the major challenges for successfully implementing nanoengineered biomaterials into existing drug delivery systems

Cancer Nanotheranostics

Cancer Nanotheranostics
Author: Muthupandian Saravanan,Hamed Barabadi
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 362
Release: 2021-10-05
ISBN: 3030743306
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cancer Nanotheranostics Book Excerpt:

Nanotechnology is an interdisciplinary research field that integrates chemistry, engineering, biology, and medicine. Nanomaterials offer tremendous opportunity as well as challenges for researchers. Of course, cancer is one of the world's most common health problems, responsible for many deaths. Exploring efficient anticancer drugs could revolutionize treatment options and help manage cancer mortality. Nanomedicine plays a significant role in developing alternative and more effective treatment strategies for cancer theranostics. This book mainly focuses on the emerging trends using nanomaterials and nanocomposites as alternative anticancer material’s. The book is divided into three main topic areas: how to overcome existing traditional approaches to combat cancer, applying multiple mechanisms to target the cancer cells, and how nanomaterials can be used as effective carriers. The contents highlight recent advances in interdisciplinary research on processing, morphology, structure, and properties of nanostructured materials and their applications to combat cancer.Cancer Nanotheranostics is comprehensive in that it discusses all aspects of cancer nanotechnology. Because of the vast amount of information, it was decided to split this material into two volumes. In the first volume of Cancer Nanotheranostics, we discuss the role of different nanomaterials for cancer therapy, including lipid-based nanomaterials, protein and peptide-based nanomaterials, polymer-based nanomaterials, metal-organic nanomaterials, porphyrin-based nanomaterials, metal-based nanomaterials, silica-based nanomaterials, exosome-based nanomaterials and nano-antibodies. In the second volume, we discuss the nano-based diagnosis of cancer, nano-oncology for clinical applications, nano-immunotherapy, nano-based photothermal cancer therapy, nano-erythrosomes for cancer drug delivery, regulatory perspectives of nanomaterials, limitations of cancer nanotheranostics, the safety of nano-biomaterials for cancer nanotheranostics, multifunctional nanomaterials for targeting cancer nanotheranostics, and the role of artificial intelligence in cancer nanotheranostics.

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics
Author: Keith E. Herold,Avraham Rasooly
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 844
Release: 2012-05-29
ISBN: 1439841667
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics Book Excerpt:

Bridging the gap between research and clinical application, Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics explores the use of biosensors as effective alternatives to the current standard methods in cancer diagnosis and detection. It describes the major aspects involved in detecting and diagnosing cancer as well as the basic elements of biosensors and their applications in detection and diagnostics. The book addresses cancer molecular diagnostics, including genomic and proteomic approaches, from the perspective of biosensors and biodetection. It explains how to measure and understand molecular markers using biosensors and discusses the medical advantages of rapid and accurate cancer diagnostics. It also describes optical, electrochemical, and optomechanical biosensor technologies, with a focus on cancer analysis and the clinical utility of these technologies for cancer detection, diagnostics, prognostics, and treatment. Making biosensor technology more accessible to molecular biologists, oncologists, pathologists, and engineers, this volume advances the integration of this technology into mainstream clinical practice. Through its in-depth coverage of a range of biosensors, the book shows how they can play instrumental roles in the early molecular diagnosis of cancer.

Advanced Sensor Technology

Advanced Sensor Technology
Author: Ahmed Barhoum,Zeynep Altintas
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 970
Release: 2022-11-21
ISBN: 0323902235
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Sensor Technology Book Excerpt:

Advanced Sensor Technology: Biomedical, Environmental, and Construction Applications introduces readers to the past, present and future of sensor technology and its emerging applications in a wide variety of different fields. Organized in five parts, the book covers historical context and future outlook of sensor technology development and emerging applications, the use of sensors throughout many applications in healthcare, health and life science research, public health and safety, discusses chemical sensors used in environmental monitoring and remediation of contaminants, highlights the use of sensors in food, agriculture, fire prevention, automotive and robotics, and more. Final sections look forward at the challenges that must be overcome in the development and use of sensing technology as well as their commercial use, making this book appropriate for the interdisciplinary community of researchers and practitioners interested in the development of sensor technologies. Covers a range of environmental applications such as protection and improvement of water, air, soil, plants, and agriculture and food production; biomedical applications including detection of viruses, genes, hormones, proteins, bacteria, and cancer, and applications in construction such as fire protection, automotive, robotics, food packing and micro-machining Provides an outlook on opportunities and challenges for the fabrication and manufacturing of sensors in industry and their applicability for industrial uses Demonstrates how cutting-edge developments in sensing technology translate into real-world innovations in a range of industry sectors

Nanobiosensors

Nanobiosensors
Author: Aiguo Wu,Waheed S. Khan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2020-02-11
ISBN: 3527345140
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanobiosensors Book Excerpt:

Containing cutting edge research on the hot topic of nanobiosensor, this book will become highly read Biosensor research has recently re-emerged as most vibrant area in recent years particularly after the advent of novel nanomaterials of multidimensional features and compositions. Nanomaterials of different types and striking properties have played a positive role in giving the boost and accelerated pace to biosensors development technology. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications covers several aspects of biosensors beginning from the basic concepts to advanced level research. It will help to bridge the gap between various aspects of biosensors development technology and applications. It covers biosensors related material in broad spectrum such as basic concepts, biosensors & their classification, biomarkers & their role in biosensors, nanostructures-based biosensors, applications of biosensors in human diseases, drug detection, toxins, and smart phone based biosensors. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications will prove a source of inspiration for research on biosensors, their local level development and consequently using for practical application in different industries such as food, biomedical diagnosis, pharmaceutics, agriculture, drug discovery, forensics, etc. Discusses the latest technology and advances in the field of nanobiosensors and their applications in human diseases, drug detection, toxins Offers a broad and comprehensive view of cutting-edge research on advanced materials such as carbon materials, nitride based nanomaterials, metal and metal oxide based nanomaterials for the fast-developing nanobiosensors research Goes to a wide scientific and industry audience Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications is a resource for polymer chemists, spectroscopists, materials scientists, physical chemists, surface chemists, and surface physicists.

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging Bioanalysis and Therapy

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging  Bioanalysis  and Therapy
Author: Yuen Y. Hui,Huang-Cheng Chang,Haifeng Dong,Xueji Zhang
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2018-11-21
ISBN: 1119373468
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging Bioanalysis and Therapy Book Excerpt:

A comprehensive reference on biochemistry, bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapeutic applications of carbon nanomaterials Carbon nanomaterials have been widely applied for biomedical applications in the past few decades, because of their unique physical properties, versatile functionalization chemistry, and biological compatibility. This book provides background knowledge at the entry level into the biomedical applications of carbon nanomaterials, focusing on three applications: bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapy. Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging, Bioanalysis and Therapy begins with a general introduction to carbon nanomaterials for biomedical applications, including a discussion about the pros and cons of various carbon nanomaterials for the respective therapeutic applications. It then goes on to cover fluorescence imaging; deep tissue imaging; photoacoustic imaging; pre-clinical/clinical bioimaging applications; carbon nanomaterial sensors for cancer and disease diagnosis; targeted cancer therapy; and photothermal/photodynamic therapy. Each chapter briefly introduces the biomedical application and emphasizes the most appropriate carbon nanomaterial(s) for the application. Provides an introduction to the biomedical applications of carbon nanomaterials for early-career scientists, as well as background and context for mid-career scientists and researchers Contains four sections covering biochemistry, bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapeutic applications of carbon nanomaterials Presented by experts who have strong background in the field of nanotechnology for biomedical applications Covers a hot area of research which has very unique physical properties, versatile functionalization chemistry, and biological compatibility Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging, Bioanalysis and Therapy is an excellent resource for academic researchers and industrial scientists working on preparation and bio-application of carbon nanomaterials, biomedical engineering, and nanotechnology.

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors
Author: Paolo Ugo,Ligia M. Moretto
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 187
Release: 2018-03-23
ISBN: 3038424064
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors Book Excerpt:

This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors" that was published in Chemosensors

Medical Sensors And Lab on a chip Devices Mechanisms Biofunctionalization And Measurement Techniques

Medical Sensors And Lab on a chip Devices  Mechanisms  Biofunctionalization And Measurement Techniques
Author: Khanna Vinod Kumar
Publsiher: World Scientific
Total Pages: 744
Release: 2018-02-13
ISBN: 9813221259
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Sensors And Lab on a chip Devices Mechanisms Biofunctionalization And Measurement Techniques Book Excerpt:

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy
Author: Sushma Dave,Jayashankar Das,Sougata Ghosh
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 596
Release: 2022-03-11
ISBN: 0323900666
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy Book Excerpt:

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy provides an overview of technological and emerging novel trends in how point-of-care diagnostic devices are designed, miniaturized built, and delivered at different healthcare set ups. It describes the significant technological advances in fundamental diagnostic components and recent advances in fully integrated devices designed for specific clinical use. The book covers state-of-the-art fabrication of advances materials with broad spectrum therapeutic applications. It includes drug delivery, biosensing, bioimaging and targeting, and outlines the development of inexpensive, effective and portable in vitro diagnostics tools for any purpose that can be used onsite. Sections also discuss drug delivery, biosensing, bioimaging and targeting and various metal, metal oxide and non-metal-based nanomaterials that are developed, surface modified, and are being explored for diagnosis, targeting, drug delivery, drug release and imaging. The book concludes with current needs and future challenges in the field. Outlines the needs and challenges of point-of-care diagnostics Describes the fundamentals of application of nanomaterials as interesting building blocks for biosensing Overviews the different detection methods offered by using nanomaterials Explains the advantages and drawbacks of nanomaterial-based sensing strategies Describes the opportunities offered by technology as a cost-efficient biosensing platform

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research
Author: David Caballero,Subhas C. Kundu,Rui L. Reis
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 599
Release: 2022-06-27
ISBN: 3031040392
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research Book Excerpt:

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the development and application of microfluidics and biosensors in cancer research, in particular, their applications in cancer modeling and theranostics. Over the last decades, considerable effort has been made to develop new technologies to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Microfluidics has proven to be a powerful tool for manipulating biological fluids with high precision and efficiency and has already been adopted by the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With recent technological advances, particularly biosensors, microfluidic devices have increased their usefulness and importance in oncology and cancer research. The aim of this book is to bring together in a single volume all the knowledge and expertise required for the development and application of microfluidic systems and biosensors in cancer modeling and theranostics. It begins with a detailed introduction to the fundamental aspects of tumor biology, cancer biomarkers, biosensors and microfluidics. With this knowledge in mind, the following sections highlight important advances in developing and applying biosensors and microfluidic devices in cancer research at universities and in the industry. Strategies for identifying and evaluating potent disease biomarkers and developing biosensors and microfluidic devices for their detection are discussed in detail. Finally, the transfer of these technologies into the clinical environment for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients will be highlighted. By combining the recent advances made in the development and application of microfluidics and biosensors in cancer research in academia and clinics, this book will be useful literature for readers from a variety of backgrounds. It offers new visions of how this technology can influence daily life in hospitals and companies, improving research methodologies and the prognosis of cancer patients.

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials
Author: Ashutosh Tiwari,Hirak K. Patra,Anthony P. F. Turner
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2015-10-07
ISBN: 1118998847
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials Book Excerpt:

This book covers the recent advances in the development of bioelectronics systems and their potential application in future biomedical applications starting from system design to signal processing for physiological monitoring, to in situ biosensing. Advanced Bioelectronic Materials contributions from distinguished international scholars whose backgrounds mirror the multidisciplinary readership ranging from the biomedical sciences, biosensors and engineering communities with diverse backgrounds, interests and proficiency in academia and industry. The readers will benefit from the widespread coverage of the current literature, state-of-the-art overview of all facets of advanced bioelectronics materials ranging from real time monitoring, in situ diagnostics, in vivo imaging, image-guided therapeutics, biosensors, and translational biomedical devices and personalized monitoring.

Biosensors and Nanotechnology

Biosensors and Nanotechnology
Author: Zeynep Altintas
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 421
Release: 2017-12-18
ISBN: 1119065011
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biosensors and Nanotechnology Book Excerpt:

Provides a broad range of information from basic principles to advanced applications of biosensors and nanomaterials in health care diagnostics This book utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to provide a wide range of information on biosensors and the impact of nanotechnology on the development of biosensors for health care. It offers a solid background on biosensors, recognition receptors, biomarkers, and disease diagnostics. An overview of biosensor-based health care applications is addressed. Nanomaterial applications in biosensors and diagnostics are included, covering the application of nanoparticles, magnetic nanomaterials, quantum dots, carbon nanotubes, graphene, and molecularly imprinted nanostructures. The topic of organ-specific health care systems utilizing biosensors is also incorporated to provide deep insight into the very recent advances in disease diagnostics. Biosensors and Nanotechnology: Applications in Health Care Diagnostics is comprised of 15 chapters that are presented in four sections and written by 33 researchers who are actively working in Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, Turkey, Denmark, Finland, Romania, Malaysia and Brazil. It covers biomarkers in healthcare; microfluidics in medical diagnostics; SPR-based biosensor techniques; piezoelectric-based biosensor technologies; MEMS-based cell counting methods; lab-on-chip platforms; optical applications for cancer cases; and more. Discusses the latest technology and advances in the field of biosensors and their applications for healthcare diagnostics Particular focus on biosensors for cancer Summarizes research of the last 30 years, relating it to state-of-the-art technologies Biosensors and Nanotechnology: Applications in Health Care Diagnostics is an excellent book for researchers, scientists, regulators, consultants, and engineers in the field, as well as for graduate students studying the subject.

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy
Author: Anjana Pandey,Saumya Srivastava
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2022-01-19
ISBN: 1000528138
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy Book Excerpt:

The book provides information about different types and stages of cancers and their subtypes with their respective molecular mechanisms, etiology, histopathology and cellular origins of cancer. The book also provides detailed information about cancer incidence, mortality, different type of technologies both bio and nano employed in cancer diagnosis and screening and their applications in cancer therapies. The book will serve the purpose to impart knowledge to its readers about molecular mechanisms of cancer, diagnosis and therapies along with different computational techniques used on a single platform. The chapters include a broad and integrated perspective on cancer related topics. The book covers both conventional and emerging techniques employed in cancer screening and diagnosis including imaging, biomarker and electrochemical nanosensor based approaches with detailed information on sensor development. Similarly, the book also covers the mechanisms of different conventional and emerging herbal & nano therapies used in cancer treatment. The authors then discuss about applications of different computational and mathematical tools such as machine learning methods that can be employed in cancer diagnosis and therapy at the level of personalized medicine. The target readers for the book include university students, course lectures, researchers and industrialists working in the fields of cancer biology, medicine, and pharmacology. Features: An integrated approach to provide information about all aspects of cancer biology, diagnosis and therapy. Covers both conventional and emerging tools/ techniques applicable in cancer screening and diagnosis. Covers the mechanisms of conventional and emerging anticancer drugs and therapies. Provides insights about personalized medicine based approach in cancer diagnosis and therapy.